Bug#656135: Add findiso boot parametre
adrian15 wrote (15 Apr 2012 09:25:08 GMT) :
> El 09/04/12 19:28, Daniel Baumann escribiÃ³:
>> what i don't get is why the thing is mounted in /root/live/$whatever in
>> the first place if it is unmounted their afterwards anyway.
>> or in other words: there should be nothing interfering with /root/*
>> unless it's staying there after the initramfs->real-system switch, so
>> the temporary mounting should be somewhere in initramfs, like
>> /live/$whatever that it was (in parts) before.
>> ..or am i missing something?
> According to Michael Prokop (I sent him an email) if findiso option
> works without that code we should remove it. It describes the grml
> live-boot ancestors to be live-initramfs and knoppix. So he means
> that some code might be unneccesary.
> Being that fromiso and findiso are very similar in functionality and
> that fromiso does not have similar code I apply for removing it.
> Not to say that findiso option has to be tested after removing it
> just to be sure that we aren't breaking anything.
If you're interested in improving this, this is great!
Please note that we're discussing, on a closed bug report, of matters
that don't exactly fit the purpose of the original bug report. I find
it slightly suboptimal.
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